‘anguish’ ….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

AnguishTribulation and anguish,
upon every soul of man that doeth evil, of the Jew first,
and also of the Gentile;
Romans 2:9

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “anguish”.

WordWeb meaning for ‘anguish’

Noun: anguish  ang-gwish

  1. Extreme distress of body or mind
    torment, torture

Verb: anguish  ang-gwish

  1. Suffer great pains or distress
  2. Cause emotional anguish or make miserable
    “It anguishes me to see my children not being taught well in school“;
    pain, hurt

Derived forms: anguishes, anguished, anguishing

Type of: discomfit, discompose, disconcert, distress, hurt,
suffer, suffering, untune, upset

Encyclopedia: Anguish


Genesis 42:21 And they said one to another,
We are verily guilty concerning our brother,
in that we saw the anguish of his soul,
when he besought us,
and we would not hear;
therefore is this distress come upon us.

Exodus 6:9 And Moses spake so unto the children of Israel:
but they hearkened not unto Moses for anguish of spirit,
and for cruel bondage.

Deuteronomy 2:25 This day will I begin to put the dread of thee
and the fear of thee upon the nations that are under the whole heaven,
who shall hear report of thee,
and shall tremble,
and be in anguish because of thee.

2 Samuel 1:9 He said unto me again, Stand,
I pray thee, upon me, and slay me:
for anguish is come upon me,
because my life is yet whole in me.

Job 7:11 Therefore I will not refrain my mouth;
I will speak in the anguish of my spirit;
I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Job 15:24 Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid;
they shall prevail against him,
as a king ready to the battle.

Psalms 119:143 Trouble and anguish have taken hold on me:
yet thy commandments are my delights.

Proverbs 1:27 When your fear cometh as desolation,
and your destruction cometh as a whirlwind;
when distress and anguish cometh upon you.

Isaiah 8:22 And they shall look unto the earth;
and behold trouble and darkness,
dimness of anguish;
and they shall be driven to darkness.

Isaiah 30:6 The burden of the beasts of the south:
into the land of trouble and anguish,
from whence come the young and old lion,
the viper and fiery flying serpent,
they will carry their riches upon the shoulders of young asses,
and their treasures upon the bunches of camels,
to a people that shall not profit them.

Jeremiah 4:31 For I have heard a voice as of a woman in travail,
and the anguish as of her that bringeth forth her first child,
the voice of the daughter of Zion,
that bewaileth herself,
that spreadeth her hands, saying,
Woe is me now!
for my soul is wearied because of murderers.

Jeremiah 6:24 We have heard the fame thereof:
our hands wax feeble:
anguish hath taken hold of us,
and pain, as of a woman in travail.

Jeremiah 49:24 Damascus is waxed feeble,
and turneth herself to flee,
and fear hath seized on her:
anguish and sorrows have taken her,
as a woman in travail.

Jeremiah 50:43 The king of Babylon hath heard the report of them,
and his hands waxed feeble:
anguish took hold of him,
and pangs as of a woman in travail.

John 16:21 A woman when she is in travail hath sorrow,
because her hour is come:
but as soon as she is delivered of the child,
she remembereth no more the anguish,
for joy that a man is born into the world.

Romans 2:9 Tribulation and anguish,
upon every soul of man that doeth evil,
of the Jew first,
and also of the Gentile;

2 Corinthians 2:4 For out of much affliction and anguish of heart
I wrote unto you with many tears;
not that ye should be grieved,
but that ye might know the love
which I have more abundantly unto you.

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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